Press Release: DRCC Welcomes Intimate Image Abuse Ban

DUBLIN RAPE CRISIS CENTRE WELCOMES GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT TO OUTLAW INTIMATE IMAGE ABUSE. Dublin Rape Crisis Centre (DRCC) has welcomed today’s announcement by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD that the Cabinet plans to create new criminal offences that would ban the taking and sharing of intimate images of a person without their permission. Aspects of this....

Press Release: DRCC welcomes announcement of increased funding

The DRCC welcomes announcement of increased funding for Ireland’s 16 Rape Crisis Centres Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has welcomed Minister Katherine Zappone’s announcement that the country’s 16 Rape Crisis Centres are to receive increased funding for their services for victims/ survivors of sexual violence. In the case of Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, this is an....

Press Release: The DRCC welcomes Istanbul Convention ratification

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre welcomes Istanbul Convention ratification by Government on International Women’s Day 2019 Dublin Rape Crisis Centre has welcomed Minister Charlie Flanagan’s announcement that today, the Government will ratify the Council of Europe’s Istanbul Convention, which focuses on the prevention and combating of sexual and domestic violence against women and girls. CEO Noeline....

Press Release: Visit of President of Malta to the DRCC

President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta visited the offices of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre in Dublin city today as part of her visit to Ireland. Chairperson Ann Marie Gill told President Coleiro Preca that the Centre promotes the healing and empowerment of victims of sexual violence. “We aim to provide those affected by....

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